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No. 16-0639
TAMES

DENNIS RAYNER AND JOE TEX XPRESS, INC. v. KRISTA DILLON

A petition was filed on September 28, 2016. The Court requested full merits briefing on January 20, 2017. The Court granted review on October 27, 2017. Oral argument has been scheduled for February 7, 2018

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Court of Appeals

Appellate District:6th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:06-15-00009-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Josh R. Morriss

Trial Court

Trial Court:62nd District Court
County:Hopkins
Trial Judge:Honorable John (Will) W. Biard
Trial Docket:CV40921

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

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Date Event  
2018-02-07 Oral Argument Scheduled  

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2017-11-16 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2017-10-27 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2017-10-27 Petition for Review granted
2017-10-27 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
  This case was pending on merits briefs between June 12, 2017 and October 27, 2017.  
2017-06-12 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2017-05-02 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-05-02 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-04-26 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2017-03-28 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-03-27 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-03-07 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2017-02-17 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-02-17 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-01-25 Case Record Filed  
2017-01-23 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2017-01-20 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2017-01-09 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2016-12-28 Motion to Extend Time to File Reply filed  
2016-12-28 MET to file reply disposed of   Filing granted
2016-12-16 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2016-12-02 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-12-02 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2016-11-04 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2016-10-04 Case forwarded to Court
2016-09-29 Response Waiver filed  
2016-09-28 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2016-08-24 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2016-08-24 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Rayner, Dennis
Ms. Jennifer M. Lee
Mr. Bryan Powell Reese
Ms. Nissa M. Dunn
Petitioner
Joe Tex Xpress, Inc.
Ms. Jennifer M. Lee
Mr. Bryan Powell Reese
Ms. Nissa M. Dunn
Mr. Samuel Vance Houston III
Petitioner
Dillon, Krista
Mr. Marty L. Young
Mr. J. Brent Goudarzi
Mr. Kevin H. Dubose
Mr. Geoffrey Glen Hoover
Mr. John R. Mercy
Respondent

Amicus Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Texas Association of Defense Counsel
Mr. Kyle M. Burke
Ms. Diana L. Faust
Mr. R. Brent Cooper
 
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